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Norwegian ambassador to visit Grand Forks for job-creation seminar
This is how a man facing deportation started a family in central Minnesota
Parkers Prairie mother tracks down family that received son’s heart
7 refugees honored for their contributions to Minnesota
At The Ralph, preparations underway for 'magical' college sports night
crime and courts
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
'Legends of Terror' returns to the Myra Museum
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
Health Matters: Aspirin plus blood-thinners not recommended
Marilyn Hagerty: Like to worry? Today's for you
Mariliyn Hagerty: Soup's on
Marilyn Hagerty: Everyone has to start somewhere
Marilyn Hagerty: Home for Homecoming
UND-Minnesota: One hot ticket
UND, Minnesota series has gone back and forth in The Ralph
UND vs. Minnesota by the numbers
This won't be the last of UND-Minnesota
Entire classes missed UND-Minnesota experience
Robert "Bob" Zimny
Lorraine C. Ettl
Richard H. "Dickie" Stanislawski
Bear hit in Grand Forks County weighed 300 pounds
DNR eyes land swap to connect ATV trail
Hunter shoots 700-plus-pound bear in northwest Minnesota
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: The Gerdes Nation marks 50-year tradition
IN THE FIELD
Letter: Cultural schizophrenia regarding our clothing
Ride home opens door to life-changing kindness
Letter: Remove con artists to have real tax reform
Letter: Banning guns won't decrease crime in U.S.
Fargo Feminist: 'Me too' but what about 'us too?'
Fair wages for all? Not always in Congress
Herald editorial board Here's an interesting twist in the movement to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour: One of the leaders of the cause, U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison of Minnesota, doesn't pay his interns. The fall issue of the magazine "Thinking Minnesota" committed a page to tell...
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October 19, 2017
Our view: More national UAS attention better for base
Herald editorial board So much is happening in the world of unmanned aerial systems, and so much of it is happening beneath the national — and even local — radar.
October 19, 2017 - 6:18am
October 18, 2017
Our view: Small towns in need of more heroes
Herald editorial board When a wind-driven blaze roared last week near Gilby, it shut down stretches of roads and created a spectacle on the horizon west of Grand Forks as smoke billowed skyward. For as large as it was, the prairie fire did little real damage, though. How can that...
October 18, 2017 - 6:30am
October 13, 2017
Our view: States should decide fate of Columbus Day
Herald editorial board We are not proponents of changing place names to better fit political correctness. President Obama was wrong, in our opinion, to change the name of Alaska's Mount McKinley to Denali in 2015. Meanwhile, we have urged a national cleansing of Confederate-related...
October 13, 2017 - 7:15am
October 11, 2017
Our view: Distractions aplenty as incidents rise
Herald editorial board A new study from the University of Utah concludes that technology in cars is causing more — and not reducing —...
October 11, 2017 - 6:58am
October 10, 2017
Our view: Women sports reporters still having trouble doing their job
It's ironic that NFL quarterback Cam Newton's sexist remark to a female reporter came the day after an example of exceptional sportscasting by...
October 10, 2017 - 6:06am
October 7, 2017
Our view: Welcome home, UND alumni and friends
Herald editorial board The five people honored with this year's UND Sioux Awards show what kind of flame can grow from the thousands of incandescent sparks that flicker on campus every year. Today is UND's homecoming, when alumni, students and the community enjoy all sorts of pomp...
October 7, 2017 - 7:43am
October 6, 2017
Our view: Leadership flaws are the chief concern with chancellor
Let’s assume North Dakota University System Chancellor Mark Hagerott did not fire Vice Chancellor Lisa Feldner just to insert a fellow Navy...
October 6, 2017 - 7:35am
October 5, 2017
Wanted: More hunters in the field
Herald editorial board A report from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service doesn't bode well for hunting and fishing. Released in August, it shows...
October 5, 2017 - 6:44am
October 4, 2017
Diversity: Small steps instead of a giant leap
Herald editorial board Grand Forks still doesn't have a diversity commission. The backers behind the idea have left town, momentum has subsided and, without that leadership, we don't suspect anything will be happening in the near future. Sunday, a front-page report in the Herald noted...
October 4, 2017 - 6:20am
September 23, 2017
Our view: Nothing to do? Here are 4 ideas
Herald editorial board Have some free time this weekend? Here are four suggestions, gleaned from the pages of the Grand Forks Herald. Wild Hog Marathon: Although the main event is today (Saturday), it began Thursday and ran through Friday with numerous subsidiary events, including...
September 23, 2017 - 7:03am
September 22, 2017
Our View: Federal action needed for opioid crisis
How bad has the opioid drug problem become in America? And even right here in the Red River Valley? It's so bad that local police recently warned...
September 22, 2017 - 8:11am
September 20, 2017
Our view: Good for board member to speak up
Herald editorial board Give credit to Meggen Sande, who asked some difficult questions during a recent meeting of the Grand Forks School Board....
September 20, 2017 - 8:24am
Our view: Cooperation in politics? It can work
Herald editorial board Cooperation in politics can achieve so much. A good example happened last week in northwest Minnesota, and it's hard not to be caught up in the swirl of bipartisan leadership that created it. The event was the groundbreaking for an expansion at Digi-Key, the...
September 20, 2017 - 7:53am
September 16, 2017
Our view: Hey, Amazon, how about North Dakota?
Jeff Bezos, who founded Amazon in 1994 and turned it into the retail giant it is today, is looking for a new company home. Bezos calls it HQ2. It will be the second headquarters for Amazon, which employs some 380,000. He is encouraging cities to submit ideas that will “allow Amazon...
September 16, 2017 - 8:05am